Meet the Staff

Our highly trained staff is dedicated to your dental health and to your well being. We strive to make your experience at our office a positive one. We take no patient for granted and we are determined to treat you like the valuable individual you are!

Zach Mastin – Business Manager

Zach is a graduate of Grove High School. Following high school Zach went on and graduated with honors with a degree in accounting from Missouri Southern University. Zach then worked and managed offices for Edward Jones before going into health care. We are excited to have Zach as a member of our staff.


Kenna has been with our office for 8 years. She schedules your appointments and is in charge of our re-care program for dental checkups. Kenna brings over 20 years of dental experience to our office. Kenna enjoys spending time with her husband Chuck who is the former FFA teacher in Grove and their two daughters.

Trudee – RDH

Trudee is a licensed dental hygienist. She is a graduate of Miami High School and the Medical College of Georgia. Trudee has spent 7 years in dental hygiene 3 of which were spent with a periodontist, a specialist that deals with gum disease. Her vast amount of knowledge and experience make her ideally suited for our office.

Andrea – RDH

Andrea is a registered dental hygienist. Andrea is a graduate of Missouri Southern University in Joplin. She is a great addition to our team and greatly enjoys the dental hygiene field. She enjoys spending her spare time with her family.

Larissa Adair – RDH

Is one of our office hygienists. Larissa lives in Anderson Mo. where her husband is a veterinarian. Larissa grew up in northeast Kansas and is a product of Kansas State University. Larissa does a great job at our office as we receive numerous compliments from patients regarding her work. Larissa and her husband are currently expecting their first child.


Heather is a dental assistant with us. She holds a bachelors degree from the University of Arkansas. She has 5 years of experience and is currently applying to dental school at the Univ. of Oklahoma. She will be a great dentist upon completion of her training.


Jessica comes to our office with 4 years of dental experience. Jessica grew up in Welch and makes her home now in Grove with her husband. Jessica is a very valued member of our team and her kind and warm smile always makes her a pleasure for our patients to be around. She is a great dental assistant.


Charlotte brings a tremendous amount of dental assisting experience to our office. She and her husband moved to Grove to retire. However our office was fortunate enough to get her to join us. Charlotte has 30 years of dental experience and actually taught dental assisting at a small technical school in Tulsa.

Ashley Blankenship

Ashley is a product of Grove High School where she graduated with honors. Ashley has been in health care now for several years. She helped to manage a large arthritis clinic in Oklahoma City before returning to Grove and joining our office. Ashley is our hygiene coordinator where she manages and schedules patient recall visits with the dental hygienist. Ashley has outstanding customer service and people skills and has been a wonderful asset to our office.

Dee Dee Shimanek

Dee Dee has her bachelor’s degree in business administration. Dee Dee makes financial arrangements with our patients and helps to keep the office flowing. Dee Dee’s mom is also a successful manager in her own right as the assistant city manager of Grove. She is a tremendous asset to our office and works very hard in dealing with benefits and claims management from insurance companies.